As it is the case for Uganda's leading betting company to award best players and coaches mostly in football, Fortbet has also awarded footballer and hopeful youth Ivan Bogere as the best player of the month of November, 2020.
Being the only football tournament going on, it was easy for the former Proline and Buwekula striker to win the accolade. Bogere had by the time he won the prize scored 4 goals at the ongoing CECAFA U-20 AFCON Zonal qualifiers which helped his side, the "Hippos" reach the finals.
FUFA posted on their Facebook page: "Ivan Bogere has been named best footballer in the month of November 2020 for the four goals scored as the Uganda U20 team (Hippos) qualified for AFCON U20 to be hosted by Mauritania
ForteBet Real Stars Monthly Awards".
Bogere Ivan hit a brace against in a 6:1 wrought of Burundi (42', 50'P) in the last group game and repeated the feat in a 3:1 victory over Kenya in the semi finals.
Ivan Bogere added to his goals in the finals as his side Uganda walloped Tanzania 4:1 to emerge as the tournament's topscorer with five goals and to help Uganda win the tournament which also sealed a berth in the AFCON U-20 Championship slated to take place in Mauritania next year in Mauritania between February and March.
Philip Kiplimo (Athletics), Silverbacks Captain, Jimmy Enabu (Basketball)& Hippos’ Ivan Bogere (Football) are the winners of the Nov 2020 Fortebet Real Stars Sports Monthly Awards@drukare today presided over the awarding ceremony that recognizes outstanding sports personalities pic.twitter.com/NhCdB9FBat— National Council of Sports -Uganda (@NCSUganda1) December 2, 2020